| Feb 12, 2014
| 1:42 PM
After playing one of the best schedules in program history, UCF will face a decidedly less attractive conference slate in 2014.
The Knights will host SMU, Temple, Tulane and Tulsa this fall, while traveling to UConn, East Carolina, Houston and rival...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 11:24 PM
The NCAA tournament starts Tuesday in Dayton and ends on a Monday near Dallas. Among the 68 teams, none from Indiana made it, but one from North Dakota did. The race is on to reach four regional hubs: Anaheim, Indianapolis, Memphis and New York. Will your...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 4:00 PM
CINCINNATI — When January turns to February, as it did Saturday, time tends to pass with great pace for college basketball teams preparing for March.
Just the other day, UConn coach Geno Auriemma used a timely Olympics metaphor to describe that...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 2:46 AM
History says that two ACC teams likely will land in Raleigh for the NCAA basketball tournament’s opening weekend. But as selection committee chairman Ron Wellman indirectly reminded this week, new bracketing principles could bring that number to...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 4:57 PM
HARTFORD — Kevin Ollie was talking about his team's unremitting effort. He easily could have been talking about the entire afternoon.
"They kept looking through the mud," Ollie said after Shabazz Napier and No. 24 UConn outlasted No. 20 Memphis...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 9:06 PM
PHILADELPHIA – It may be hard to believe that 15 years have passed since UConn's first men's basketball championship, but Kevin Freeman doesn't see it that way.
"It seems even longer," said Freeman, a forward on the 1998-99 Huskies — who will...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:36 AM
BLACKSBURG -- Virginia Tech is Whit Babcock’s sixth job in college sports administration, his first in the ACC. But the Hokies’ new athletic director grew up an ACC fan in Harrisonburg, knows all his league colleagues and re-established...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 10:22 AM
As the Baltimore Colts were leaving the city in early 1984, the team's director of sales recalled sitting at the Rusty Scupper bar at the Inner Harbor, wondering what he should do next.
A friend told Bob Leffler he should start his own advertising...
| Feb 24, 2014
Led by a dominating defensive performance, No. 12 Navy defeated Davidson, 14-5, on Sunday at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
The Midshipmen (4-0) allowed one shot on goal in the first half, and the Mids' stifling defense caused 16 of the Wildcats'...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 3:24 PM
CINCINNATI — When Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis went to the free throw line with 10:58 to play Saturday at Cincinnati, it was noteworthy for a reason way beyond the score.
UConn was leading by 43 at the time, just like it has done so often this season...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 2:53 PM
Athens Christian didn't have much to lose, trailing by 20 points with less than five minutes left, facing the end of the season.
"I called a timeout," coach Ron Link said, "and I just said, 'Turtle, you take over this game. You do whatever you want to...